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Endoscopic Lumbar Fusion

Endoscopic lumbar fusion is a newer endoscopic spine surgery. The procedure has only been available for a few years. As mentioned in previous posts, endoscopic spine surgery is a highly technical, minimally invasive technique that can be instrumental in alleviating back pain and/or leg pain where other more conservative treatments have failed. Endoscopic spine surgery […]

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Degenerative Disc Disease

One of the most common diagnoses given for low back pain is degenerative disc disease. The term lumbar degenerative disc disease is actually a misnomer. The degeneration of the disc is not a disease process but rather a normal part of aging. While everyone’s discs do degenerate, not everyone experiences symptoms such as pain. Others […]

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COOLIEF* Non-Surgical Treatment for Relief of Chronic Pain

[Sparta, New Jersey – 19 August 2014] – Pain specialist, Richard Siegfried, MD today announced the availability of COOLIEF* Cooled Radiofrequency Treatment, a non-invasive, outpatient option for those suffering from chronic back, hip or knee pain at their offices in Sparta, NJ and Milford, PA. Dr. Siegfried’s practice is one of the first in Sparta, […]

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